Category Executive

Location
England,Surrey
Salary
£30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted
07 Jun 2017
Closes
05 Jul 2017
Ref
13830220/001
Contact
Mat Evans
Job Discipline
Category Management
Experience Level
Executive
Sectors
FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Category Executive's role is to work closely with the Senior Category Manager, commercial, brand & shopper marketing teams and is pivotal to building these relationships with customers (internal/external) to own category understanding and unlock opportunities for growth. You will be responsible for pulling and analysing customer data and turning this into insights for the business and their customers.


Client Details

My client is a leading FMCG business who are devoted to increasing their brand growth through innovation and employee investment. They are based in Surrey, commutable from London.


Description

* Responsible for pulling and analysing customer data and turning this into insights

* Deliver this insight to the retailer and use it to make recommendations on range, merchandising, promotions and category strategies to drive growth for the total category

* Work with the national account teams to deliver the objectives required to grow market share

* Support the Senior Category Manager in delivering the category vision and strategy for the retailer

* Implement bespoke retailer engagement plans that drive category growth and achieve commercial target (distribution space, margin etc.) to include channel specific implementation plans

* Provide actionable recommendations based on category insight and implement retailer specific category plans


Profile

* FMCG market knowledge

* Good with data and translating it into insight

* Relationship building

* Presentation skills

* Passionate and can do attitude

* Range and merchandising experience would be ideal but not essential

* Has the drive and capability to transition into a category manager position in the near future


Job Offer

£30,000 - £32,000 plus benefits are on offer for the succesful candidate

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